Kings of the Hill: Power and Personality in the House of Representatives

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Continuum International Publishing Group, Limited, 1983 - History - 226 pages
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Profiles eight men who dominated Capitol Hill during their respective tenures in the House of Representatives

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One of my absolute favorite political books ever. Future VP Cheney and his wife look at 9 Congressional leaders who made their mark on Washington. Read full review

Contents

MR CLAYS WAR
1
WHO IS JAMES K POLK?
22
OLD THAD STEVENS
45
Copyright

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Lynne Cheney's most recent book is the "New York Times" bestLynne Cheney's most recent book is the "New York Times" bestseller, "We the People: The Story of Our Constitution", illuseller, "We the People: The Story of Our Constitution", illustrated by Greg Harlin. She is also the author of the "New Ystrated by Greg Harlin. She is also the author of the "New York Times" bestsellers "America: A Patriotic Primer", "A is ork Times" bestsellers "America: A Patriotic Primer", "A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women", "When Wafor Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women", "When Washington Crossed the Delaware: A Wintertime Story for Young shington Crossed the Delaware: A Wintertime Story for Young Patriots", "A Time for Freedom: What Happened When in AmericPatriots", "A Time for Freedom: What Happened When in America", and "Our 50 States: A Family Adventure Across America", a", and "Our 50 States: A Family Adventure Across America", and has written a memoir, "Blue Skies, No Fences". Mrs. Chenand has written a memoir, "Blue Skies, No Fences". Mrs. Cheney is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute aey is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and former chair of the National Endowment for the Humanitiesnd former chair of the National Endowment for the Humanities. She lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, Vice Pres. She lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, Vice President Richard B. Cheney. ident Richard B. Cheney.

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